With Jurgen Klopp’s genius masterpiece of getting the Liverpool ball boys to recycle the ball quickly in order to avail of the opportunity where Barcelona players are momentarily at sea, complaining to the referee, after a decision is given against them, it emphasises the fact that the devil is in the detail.
This adage also applies to interview preparation. For example, have you found out from your network more about the company you are interviewing for, than what exists on their website?
Have you analysed the company’s Twitter feed to see the tone of conversation and what currently are the main topics of conversation within the organisation?
Have you used their product/service and if not, why not?
The above in-depth research could result in a similar fairy-tale outcome which Jurgen Klopp and his team of warriors achieved on Tuesday night, where against all odds they reached the Champions League final in the ultimate comeback (Note: Spurs were inspired to replicate this the following night with a phenomenal Never Say Die attitude).